The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
WOSU News Archives For: July 5, 2006
One of the latest Ohio National Guard Units to be deployed to Iraq is a medical support group out of Columbus. But depsite recent deployments, the state’s recruitment is exceeding expectations.
The Columbus city council will take public comments Thursday afternoon about whether to raise taxi cab fares. Supporters point out that there hasn’t been a fare increase in more than six years.
Republicans who dominate the Ohio legislature are gearing up to pass a plan, cutting the state tax on capitol gains. They say Ohioans are paying too much in taxes ..after they make a profit on the sale of houses, businesses, or stocks. Minority Democrats, though, are opposing the tax cut plan.